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Volcano and white bird, Iceland, 1974-75, panel 4: PD.384-1995d

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Volcano and white bird, Iceland, 1974-75, panel 4

Maker(s)

Painter: Grant, Keith

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Description

Part of a polyptych.

Legal notes

In memory of his son Paul (1974-1995).

Measurements and weight

Height: 106.5 cm
Width: 106.5 cm

Relative size of this object

1.1 m1.1 m What does this represent?

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1995) by Grant, Keith

Dating

1974 - 1975

School or Style

British

Materials used in production

Oil paint

Components of the work

Support composed of canvas

Techniques used in production

Painting (image-making) : Oil on canvas

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Trondheim 39 Volcano and White Bird Panel 4
  • Location: Verso
  • Text: FRANCE No. 20
  • Location: Verso

Inscription present: occurs 4 times

  • Text: Prepared by ?Roberson and Co. Ltd, ?1 Parkway London, N.W.1
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Black ink stamps
  • Text: No. 4
  • Location: Verso
  • Text: Utstilt Trondheims Kunstforening 1981 KAT. NR. 39
  • Location: Verso, tacking edge
  • Method of creation: Blue stamp
  • Text: Tilhuir (?) Trix Schjerjon Ring gota(?) 16Harstad (?)
  • Location: Verso, frame

Inscription present: stapled, only fragments

  • Location: Verso, frame
  • Method of creation: Newspaper cutting

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Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.384-1995d
Primary reference Number: 29871
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 3 August 2020 Last processed: Wednesday 26 October 2022

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Volcano and white bird, Iceland, 1974-75, panel 4" Web page available at: https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/id/object/29871 Accessed: 2023-01-28 00:01:47

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